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Full Name
Abraham Clark
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Abraham
Surname
Clark
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
20968
First Known Rank
Rifleman
Occupation before Enlistment
Farmer
Next of Kin
William Clark (father), Tuakau, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Unit
10th Reinforcements 1st Battalion, E Company
Embarkation Date
19 August 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Aparima
Destination
Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number
38
Page on Nominal Roll
28
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion
Place of Death
Havrincourt, France
Date of Death
7 September 1918
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
  • Grevillers (New Zealand) Memorial, Grevillers British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France
  • Roll of Honour, Tuakau, WW1, 1914 - 1918, Tuakau Memorial Hall, George Street, Tuakau, Waikato, New Zealand
  • Tuakau War Memorial, Tuakau Services Cemetery, corner of Alexandra Redoubt Road and Roberts Road, Tuakau, Waikato, New Zealand
Biographical Notes
Abraham Clark was the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Clark, of 1, Parkville Terrace, Auckland, New Zealand.
Description of Image
  • Rolls of Honour, Tuakau Memorial Hall (photo John Halpin September 2012)
  • Detail, Roll of Honour, WW1, 1914 - 1918, Tuakau Memorial Hall (photo John Halpin September 2012)
  • Tuakau Memorial Hall, (photo John Halpin September 2012)
Archives NZ source
Further References
Sources Used
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
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